how do i tell you
how do i tell you that i never meant to cause your ache
i never meant to rob the moon from your sky
and yet now i’m starless
far removed from any good i possessed.
how do i tell you the only good thing
is for you to stay away from me;
i’m worthless if i can’t make your eyes shine.
how do i tell you that my world has stopped turning without you;
there’s a huge difference between living and alive.
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